monkey pot


Definition of monkey pot

  1. 1a :  a large woody urn-shaped operculate fruit characteristic of the sapucaias and various closely related trees (as the manbarklaks) b :  sapucaia; also :  manbarklak

  2. 2 :  a pot used in glassmaking; specifically :  any of several round-topped oval cylinders enclosed in firebrick arches at the base of a chimney and used as melting pots in making of flint glass

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